Latin & Latino American Studies

LLAS1190: Perspectives on Latin America

Course Description:
Three credits. A multidisciplinary course including geography, indigenous peoples, colonization and nation formation; society, politics, economy, and culture of contemporary Latin America and its place in today's world.

Semester offered: Fall, Spring or Full-Year


Student Eligibility Guidelines for LLAS 1190:

Successful completion of two years of high school history, and one year of high school Spanish are recommended.

Instructor Certification Requirements: 

The minimum degree requirement for instructors wishing to teach Early College Experience Latin and Latino American Studies courses is a Bachelor's degree and a Master's degree in Latin American Studies or in Anthropology, History, Political Science, or Spanish with a focus on the study of Latin America and the Caribbean.

Instructor Resources:

LLAS 1190 Sample Syllabus